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The Nigger Of the Narcissus a Tale Of the Sea

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The Nigger of the Narcissus. A Tale of the Sea

CONRAD, Joseph

London, Heinemann 1898, 1898. First edition. 8vo. Pp259 + 16pp ads catalogue dated 1897. Publisher's gilt-decorated grey cloth, edges untrimmed. Minor rubbing to the extremities, toning to spine panel, some bumping and softening of spine ends. A solid. clean copy.

  • Published: 1898
Sold by: Adrian Harrington Rare Books
$1,083.31

The Nigger of the Narcissus. A Tale of the Sea

CONRAD, Joseph

London: William Heinemann,, 1898. Octavo. Original grey cloth, titles to spine and upper board gilt. 32 pages of ads, undated. Cloth rubbed at extremities, corners bumped, spine and endpapers tanned. A very good copy. First published English edition, preceded by the US edition published under the title The Children of the Sea. With ads in the later state of 32 pages rather than the earlier 16 pages.

  • Published: 1898
Sold by: Peter Harrington
$762.33

THE NIGGER OF THE "NARCISSUS." A Tale of the Sea

Conrad, Joseph

London: William Heinemann, 1898 Conrad, Joseph. THE NIGGER OF THE "NARCISSUS." A Tale of the Sea. London: William Heinemann, 1898. First Edition. 8vo., 259pp. + 36 pages of ads at the rear, 2 pages of reviews prior to the half title. First Edition, Second Impression. The copyright page prints: "First Edition 1897 / New Impression 1898". Publisher's slate gray cloth gilt lettered on the spine, the publisher's name in 3 mm high capital letters in gold at the tail; the publisher's gold life preserver enclosing the book title embossed as an ornament on the upper cover. A very good bright copy, the front fly leaf neatly restored, the text block clean & free of blemish. A very uncommon issue published April, 1898 originally published in 1897 in the U.S. as THE CHILDREN OF THE SEA.. 1st Edition.

  • Published: 1898
  • Edition: 1st Edition
Sold by: TBCL The Book Collector's Library
$675.00

The Nigger of the "Narcissus". A Tale of the Sea

Conrad, Joseph

London: William Heinemann, 1898. The copyright page reads : "First Edition 1897 / New Impression 1898". 8vo. 259, [36, ads, undated] pp. Gray cloth. Fine. Signed at back Percy Chubb . SOME PRESS OPINIONS OF THE NIGGER OF THE "NARCISSUS" are tipped in at front 2pp

  • Condition:
Sold by: James Cummins Bookseller
$500.00

The Nigger of the "Narcissus" A Tale of the Sea

Conrad, Joseph

London: William Heinemann, 1898. First UK Edition, First Issue - 'HEINEMANN' on foot of spine in uniform upper case, 32+4pp in catalogue to rear, with catalogue subscript 'S' and 'A' to last signature. Slightly cocked with sprung spine, gutters cracked, lightly rubbed and bumped, endpapers browned, the odd small mark to pp, pp66-81 slightly warped to top margin, else a clean and tidy copy, text bright.. Cloth. Very Good Minus. 8vo.

  • Published: 1898
  • Condition: Very Good Minus
Sold by: Bookcase
$481.47

The Nigger of the "Narcissus". A Tale of the Sea

Conrad, Joseph

London: William Heinemann, 1898 259 pages, 3 pages of advertising on front endpapers and 15 pages of advertising atb the back of the book. Published in the series: "Heinemann;s Colonial Library of Popular Fiction". A little wear at the top of the spine, covers slightly soiled. Rare edition.

  • Published: 1898
  • Condition: Nearly Very Good,
  • Edition: First Edition
Sold by: Tinakori Books
$480.00

The Nigger of the "Narcissus". A Tale of the Sea

CONRAD, Joseph

London, Heinemann 1898.. New Impression. 2 Bll., Titelbl., 1 Bl., 259 S., 17 Bll. (Verlagsanz.). OLn. Mit Goldpräg. No dj. First edition was published 1897.

Sold by: Antiquariat Burgverlag
$188.91

The Nigger of the Narcissus A Tale of the Sea

Conrad, Joseph

London: William Heinemann. Very Good- with no dust jacket; Missing DJ if issued, lightly sunned . spine, some cover staining, corners lightly bumped and rubbed, ink name to . front endpaper, minor foxing. ; Redcloth boards with faded gilt lettering . to spine, blind embossed lettering and decorations to front, blind . embossed publisher's windmill motif to rear. First printing of Popular . Edition.. 1910. Reprint. Hardcover. First Printing; 259 pages; A dying sailor casts a pall over the other crew members of the Narcissus, as it sails home to London from Bombay. Titled 'The Children of the Sea' in the first American edition. .

  • Published: 1910
  • Condition: Very Good- with no dust jacket; Missing DJ if issued, lightly sunned spine, some cover staining, corners lightly bumped and rub
  • Edition: Reprint
Sold by: Books in Bulgaria
$37.77

The Nigger of the Narcissus A Tale of the Sea

Joseph Conrad

William Heinemann, 1910. Popular Edition. Hardcover. Fair/No Dustjacket. 1910. Popular Edition. 259 pages. No dust jacket. Red cloth hardcover, with gilt titling on spine. Lightly tanned pages and firm binding, with fair tanning and foxing on fore-edge, end papers and paste downs. Neat inscription on ffep. Boards are fair, light bumping on corners and spine ends, moderate sunning on spine, small splits to head of spine, with fair rub and spot stain marks on front and rear.

  • Published: 1910
  • Condition: Fair
  • Edition: Popular Edition
Sold by: The World of Rare Books
$35.89

The Nigger of the Narcissus A Tale of the Sea

Conrad, Joseph

William Heinemann, 1910. Hardcover. Good/No Dustjacket. 1910. 259 pages. No dust jacket. Red decorative cloth with gilt lettering. Firm binding. Moderate foxing, tanning and handling marks over pages with inscription of previous owners name at front endpaper. Tanning along spine with slight bumping to ends and to corners. Moderate rubbing along edges and over surfaces. Water marks on rear board.

  • Published: 1910
  • Condition: Good
Sold by: The World of Rare Books
$35.31

The Nigger of the Narcissus .. A Tale of the Sea ( Heinemann Lether Bound Edition )

Joseph Conrad

William Heinemann, 1935. First Edition Thus. Hard Back. Very Good. Very attractive (other titles in this series available). Three-quarters calf, ruled in gilt and blind. Spine in six compartments, brown and black labels. Softly marbled endpapers. previous owners name on the fep.

  • Published: 1935
  • Condition: Very Good
  • Edition: First Edition Thus
Sold by: karl eynon
$25.49

The Nigger of the "Narcissus". A Tale of the Sea;

Conrad, Joseph

London, Heinemann, 1921;. Heinemann's Acme Library edition. Hardback. Very good/ No dust jacket. 259pp. Pages browned. A tight clean copy. Red covers with black title on front & on sunned spine. .

Sold by: Wheen O'Books
$19.26

The Nigger of the Narcissus, A Tale of the Sea

Conrad, Joseph

New York: Doubleday & Co. Hardcover. 1st edition. Poor condition due to book's cover coming loose from pages, pages are all bound but need to be glued back into spine. Text is clean and legible, not a former library book, not a remainder or book club, not clipped, Hardcover. All books shipped within 24 hours with U.S. Postal Service Delivery Confirmation, each order is packaged in a new box with bubble wrap, and always your satisfaction is guaranteed. . Fair. 1923. 1st Edition.

  • Published: 1923
  • Condition: Fair
  • Edition: 1st Edition
Sold by: Whitneys BookShelf
$18.50

The Nigger of the "Narcissus" A Tale of the Sea

Conrad, Joseph with an Introduction By Morton Da

New York: Harper & Brothers, 1951. Introduction by Morton Dauwen Zabel. . Conrad skillifully blends the story of the remaining days of a dying negro, James Wait, and the lives of his crew-mates into an absorbing tale of men and the sea. Wait's dying, his loneliness and suffering, are watched with fear and pity by the crew of the "Narcissus" and have their singular effect upon each man... Normal edge wear to red boards, light- coloured stain to fore-edge. Overall an attractive copy.. Harper's Modern Classics Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good/Very Good.

  • Published: 1951
  • Condition: Very Good
  • Edition: Harper's Modern Classics Edition
Sold by: Gilt Edge Books
$12.00

The Nigger Of The Narcissus

Conrad, Joseph

Garden City: Doubleday, Page. Poor with no dust jacket. 1924. 3rd Printing. Hardcover. A dying sailor casts a pall over the other crew members of the Narcissus, as it sails home to London from Bombay. . Edgewear, stained, frayed; dampstained. There are two half-title pages, one is loose and has many notes on the verso. Notes and marginalia. Newspaper article tipped in between endpapers which are full of notes. This book wasn't just read, it was studied. Previous bookstore name stamped on front pastedown. ; Small 8vo 7½" - 8" tall; 173 pages; 28863Uhs .

  • Published: 1924
  • Condition: Poor with no dust jacket
  • Edition: 3rd Printing
Sold by: The Novel Shoppe
$10.00

The nigger of the "Narcissus," a tale of the Sea

Conrad, Joseph

Harper, 1951. Pages are clean and tight, library stamped inside, . Hard Cover. Good/No Jacket. Ex-Library.

  • Published: 1951
  • Condition: Good
Sold by: J M O'Brien
$6.93

The Nigger of the "Narcissus" A Tale of the Sea

Conrad, Joseph

New York: Harper & Brothers, Publishers, 1951. Green boards have light wear. Usual library markings. Pages are clean, text has no markings, binding is sound.. Hard Cover. Good/No Jacket. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Ex-School Library.

  • Published: 1951
  • Condition: Good
Sold by: Top Notch books
$5.00

The Nigger Of The Narcissus. A Tale of the Sea

Conrad, Joseph

London.: William Heinemann Ltd., 1926. 259pp, owners name. Original burgundy cloth, gilt lettering. . Reprint.. Hardcover. Very Good+. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall.

  • Published: 1926
  • Condition: Very Good+
  • Edition: Reprint.
Sold by: N. G. Lawrie Books.
$4.81